A dispute has broken out between Discovery Networks Deutschland and Sky Deutschland over the Bundesliga rights.
Liberty Global’s Dutch cablenet Ziggo is adding almost 50 new channels to its TV Everywhere app Ziggo Go, as well as improving Chromecast and Airplay functionality.
Verimatrix has acquired the MiriMON technology and development team from Genius Digital, the expert in audience analytics for TV.
Legacy pay-TV providers such as Comcast and AT&T will still account for 82% of combined subscription video and TV revenues in North America by 2022.
According to Bloomberg, Ericsson has retained Morgan Stanley to investigate the sale of the company’s media solutions business.
Spain’s Movistar, Mediaset, TVE, Atresmedia, Mediapro and TV3 have submitted bids for the broadcast rights to the Champions League for the next three seasons.
German technical service provider Media Broadcast has pulled out of the B2B wholesale business for cable operators.
Ofcom and the Competition and Markets Authority have sent the Government reports into the proposed acquisition of Sky by 21st Century Fox.
Discovery Networks’ thematic channels will continue to be available on the European pay-TV platforms of M7 Group as the two parties have resolved their disagreement over carriage fees.
Modern Times Group (MTG) has promoted Ira Gladnikoff to head of Viaplay with immediate effect.